United Airlines

  • Name: United Airlines
  • Type: Public
  • Founded: April 6, 1926
  • Founders: Walter Varney, William Boeing, and other investors
  • Motto: "Fly the Friendly Skies"
  • United Airlines traces its roots to Varney Air Lines, founded in 1926, later becoming United Airlines in 1931.
  • Rich history of mergers and acquisitions, including the 1961 merger with Capital Airlines and the 1985 acquisition of Pan American World Airways' Pacific Division.
  • In 2010, United merged with Continental Airlines, forming the world's largest airline at that time.
Corporate Headquarters
  • Location: Willis Tower, Chicago, Illinois, United States
  • Operates a diverse fleet, including aircraft from Boeing and Airbus.
  • Common aircraft: Boeing 737, 757, 767, 777, 787, and Airbus A320 family.
Hubs and Operational Centers
  • Hubs: Chicago O'Hare, Denver International, Houston George Bush Intercontinental, Los Angeles International, Newark Liberty International, Washington Dulles International, San Francisco International
  • Operational Centers: Chicago, Houston
Global Network
  • Extensive route network connecting North America, South America, Europe, Asia, Africa, and Oceania.
Cabin Classes
  • United Polaris Business Class: Long-haul premium class with lie-flat seats and enhanced amenities.
  • United Premium Plus: Premium economy class with extra legroom and additional amenities.
  • United Economy Plus: Standard economy with extra legroom.
  • United Economy: Standard economy class.
In-Flight Services and Amenities
  • Wi-Fi: Available on most flights.
  • Entertainment: Personal device entertainment on most flights with a variety of movies, TV shows, and more.
  • Dining: Complimentary snacks and meals on many flights, with premium options in higher classes.
Frequent Flyer Program
  • MileagePlus: United's frequent flyer program.
  • Elite Status Tiers: Premier Silver, Premier Gold, Premier Platinum, Premier 1K, each offering different privileges.

This overview provides a snapshot of United Airlines, covering key aspects of its history, operations, and services. Keep in mind that details may change over time, so it's always a good idea to check the latest information directly from the airline.


Flightdealsz.com is a travel company that offers a wide range of travel products and services, including flights, hotels, and packages...

Read More


© Flightdealsz.com. All Rights Reserved.